News articles about Quotient Technology (NYSE:QUOT) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Quotient Technology earned a media sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the technology company an impact score of 46.8112172901783 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Here are some of the media stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s rankings:
- The top 10 technology challenges that startups face and how to navigate them (yourstory.com)
- Quotient Technology (QUOT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Sell” (americanbankingnews.com)
- NFL Catch Rule, Rewritten: League Aims to Simplify; Result Could Complicate (si.com)
- Small Sachets by Uflex Pack a Big Punch at FPA and AIMCAL Awards 2018 (whattheythink.com)
- Commitment to trust, quality and consumer satisfaction (fibre2fashion.com)
QUOT has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. ValuEngine raised Quotient Technology from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, February 20th. Oppenheimer initiated coverage on Quotient Technology in a research report on Wednesday, February 21st. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $16.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised Quotient Technology from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, February 15th. Wedbush reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a $17.00 price target on shares of Quotient Technology in a research report on Monday, February 12th. Finally, First Analysis lifted their price target on Quotient Technology to $18.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 13th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $17.63.
Quotient Technology (NYSE:QUOT) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February 13th. The technology company reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The business had revenue of $93.09 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $92.48 million. Quotient Technology had a negative return on equity of 3.02% and a negative net margin of 4.68%. equities analysts forecast that Quotient Technology will post 0.11 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
In other Quotient Technology news, Director Steven Michael Horowitz sold 56,300 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, February 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $13.18, for a total value of $742,034.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Also, Chairman Steven R. Boal sold 50,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, March 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.31, for a total value of $715,500.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now owns 3,237,445 shares in the company, valued at $46,327,837.95. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last 90 days, insiders have sold 156,300 shares of company stock worth $2,117,534. 11.46% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.
About Quotient Technology
Quotient Technology Inc is a provider of digital platform that enables consumer packaged goods (CPG) brands and retailers to engage shoppers through personalized and targeted promotions and media. Through the Company’s platform, CPGs and retailers are able to use online and in-store point-of-sale (POS) shopper data and analytics.
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